I’ve posted the Planetary Illuminations for July, and you can read the entire article here. You can also read the abridged , and if you would like Skywatch delivered each month in your email box just sign up in the sidebar.
Meanwhile, the last of the eclipse series occurs July 1st so here’s the information on that and the introduction to July:
July begins with the Cancer New Moon and a partial Solar Eclipse. This is the third of an eclipse series that began on June 1st and you can read more about this eclipse here. Although this is a partial eclipse and therefore weak astronomically, it packs a more powerful punch than it normally would because the conjunction of the Sun and Moon that forms the New Moon alignment engaged Saturn, Uranus and Pluto in a Grand Cross formation. The Grand Cross locks the three planets and the luminaries (Sun and Moon) in battle that will result in a climax of some kind in order to release the energy buildup that occurs through the square. The presence of Saturn in the Grand Cross in a nearly exact square to the New Moon ensures that there will be a lesson of some kind to learn; Uranus will inspire that a change be made. The presence of Pluto empowers us to leave behind anything that no longer serves us. Resistance to these transformative forces will not only slow down the process of change, but also create unnecessary bumps in the road.
The Cancer New Moon offers us an opportunity to begin anew from a place of deep feeling and emotional sensitivity. This is easier for some of us than others, but the Cancerian […]